ESPN reported that Butler will go to Philadelphia in a package that includes Robert Covington and Dario Saric,
Chris De Luca began covering Major League Baseball in 1985. His work has appeared in the Chicago Sun-Times, Los Angeles Times, The Sporting News and National sports daily. He has worked an an MLB analyst for ESPN and is a voting member of the Baseball Writers' Association of America.
The right-hander is the No. 16 prospect in the organization, according to MLB Pipeline.
In two seasons as coach/GM, Stocks guided the Sky to a combined 25-43 record.
Wade’s wife, Gabrielle Union, posted a racy photo on Instagram that prompted an all-caps response from Butler that spoke volumes: “WELL DAMN!”
During a CNN interview, James called out the president for using sports to divide the country.
“I know it sounds a little bit like an over-exaggeration — but it may have been the greatest game ever pitched in the history of that ballpark.”
It was enough to believe this season won’t necessarily be a string of L’s for a team that hasn’t had a winning season since 2012.
K.C. stacked up four runs before getting its first out, and Shields looked like he was about to ruin the eighth Opening Day start of his career.
Renteria said what any good manager would say: “This is the first of 162 and, hopefully, beyond.”
The Cubs’ odds of reaching the World Series are a respectable 12/1; the rebuilding White Sox are much farther down the list at 150/1.
The Arrieta watch is getting almost whimsical at this point, and things took a dramatic turn Thursday.
The Royals have a need for pitching help after putting right-hander Jesse Hahn on the 60-day disabled list .
Jake Arrieta remains unemployed 22 days away from Opening Day.
The White Sox were the first to use the cool little carts in 1951, though the Cleveland Indians used less-cool little red wagons a year earlier.
Love revealed his personal battle with panic attacks — so severe, the five-time All-Star was forced out of games — in an essay he wrote.